New exhibit at Brooklyn Museum commemorates 50th anniversary of the passage of Civil Rights Act

The exhibit, called Witness: Art and Civil Rights in the Sixties, celebrates the men and women who fought for civil rights.

The exhibit, called Witness: Art and Civil Rights in the Sixties, celebrates the men and women who fought for civil rights. (3/6/14)

BROOKLYN - A new exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum commemorates the struggle for civil rights in the 1960s.

The exhibit, called Witness: Art and Civil Rights in the Sixties, celebrates the men and women who fought for civil rights. It features 66 artists whose works range from activism to sculpture.

The exhibit marks the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

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